Yesterday, we told you about military families and supporters who are holding peace vigils for Mother’s Day, honoring the intent of the original intent of the holiday, when feminists like Jane Addams, right,  marched in keeping with Julia Ward Howe’s 1870 proclamation.

Now, for a proper mix of celebration and passion, enjoy the voices of Gloria Steinem, Vanessa Williams, Felicity Huffman, Fatma Saleh, Alfre Woodard, Ashraf Salimian, Christine Lahti and Mother’s Day for Peace,  as they raise Howe’s immortal poetry to its intended song.

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